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Bradley: The Differences Between Fascism and Trump(ism
Aren't you just saying that Trumpism is fascism lite? And that certain features of the US republican governmental structure limited…
Michael: Average People Still Have the Power to Stop Wars
The title of this article "Average People Still Have the Power to Stop Wars" may be a truism. For it…
mike sheck: To Avert Failure, Biden Should Listen to the “Radicals” – Not Corporate Media 
It’s kind of pathetic that cutting student debt and defense spending and expanding health care are considered radical ideas.
mike sheck: Corporate Property-Buying Spree May Make Housing Even Less Affordable
Obama changed the rules for foreign investment in REITs as part of the National Defense Authorization Act. I won’t bore…
owlishdog: On child vaccines, the experts are suddenly reluctant to follow ‘the science’
What's there to discuss about Ivermectin for Covid? It's used for deworming, mainly horses. The idiots who have taken it…
george patterson: The GOP: Worker’s Party or Party of the White Republic?
This is an eloquent article, right on the mark about the growing authoritarianism in America. It counters this increasing, dangerous…
Adam Hayes: Zcontacts
You really should edit the misogynistic slur out of your post.
Max: Ten Thousand UAW Members Gear Up for a Strike Vote at John Deere
Why Unions Matter: 10th Anniversary Update Professor Michael D. Yates https://monthlyreview.org/product/why_unions_matter/ In a Capitalist System....you must fight for the right…
Chris Skutch: The US-Led “War on Terror” Has Devastated Much of the World
Can you recommend a good history of 9/11/73 ?
mike sheck: Attacks on Critical Race Theory Seek to Insert Fascist Politics Into Education
I’m not sure where you’re getting your information, but just about every assertion in this article is false. Yes, CRT…
owlishdog: The new alliance between anti-vaxxers and the far right is a deadly threat
Did you say "objective reporting on the mainstream media"? Where's that then? The corporate media -or, in the case of…
Ken Jessome: Reading Ivan Illich’s Deschooling Society in the Neoliberal University
Illich never left the church. He was faithful and orthodox, but couldn't work within the institution, so carried on as…
Michael: The Blood Never Dries
Empires kill, but that's not all. The horror of Nazism has been used to divert attention from other "holocausts." If…
Michael: Afghanistan Weeps
"The Grand Chessboard is the title of the 1997 book by Zbigniew Brzezinski," and this is exactly the mentality that…
mike sheck: WalmartLand
So the people of Mexico now have choices.
Michael: Using Cuba’s Protests as a Chance to Denounce the Left
It is so obvious, what Aviva Chomsky says, "The best way to promote space for Cubans to debate, protest, and…
Dennis: The Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Near-Meltdown is a Lasting Tragedy
Why does the author of an article about the Fukishima near-meltdown conclude with mention of an "illusion–despite Three Mile Island,…
Max: NY Times Lawyers Accidentally Send Private Strategy Memo to Staff Union. OOPS!
Why Unions Matter: 10th Anniversary Update Professor Michael D. Yates https://monthlyreview.org/product/why_unions_matter/ There is a direct line between the newspaper box.....and…
Michael: Hold the Generals Accountable This Time
Of course McGovern is right. Shakespeare or Sir Walter Scott got it right, too, when he wrote, "Oh what a…
James: Climate Crisis Is a Class Issue
“ If this system remains unchallenged, we can expect a swift increase in the floods, droughts, and wildfires that have…
James: We Can’t Rely on Private Sector for Necessary Climate Action
The Left cannot even act in a superficial way to give the impression it’s one big force, even around this…
James: We Can’t Rely on Private Sector for Necessary Climate Action
The existing Left landscape and all its concerned inhabitants has to reroute, set revolutionary activity aside and focus its efforts…
Bob: Why do Republicans want children to die?
I want to keep the community safe but I need to think what is best for my safety. If I…
Michael: DeSantis & Abbott : Will They Be Held Responsible for Mass Dying?
Once a person takes up the mantle of political leadership, he or she may think primarily of their personal ambition…
mike sheck: Facebook stonewalls Biden on stopping vaccine disinformation
Today’s “disinformation” has too often become tomorrow’s truth. Cue all the buzz words: the situation is “fluid” or “dynamic”, or…
mike sheck: The War on Wokeness
“…the ludicrous threat of censorship.” That single phrase destroys the credibility of an otherwise excellent article. Social media and an…
mike sheck: Democrats Will Never Stop Triangulating Against Justice
Good job calling out the Dems. Bad job ignoring the murders and daytime looting happening in our cities. Dem mayors…
mike sheck: Tenants Aren’t Waiting for the Biden Admin to Save Them
You might want to pay close attention to your dear comrades in the CCP who are running thousands of real…
mike sheck: When a movement fails to uphold its standards of justice
Read the article three times. I still have no idea what this woman is talking about. No context, no details,…
mike sheck: If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned, the Future Will Be Worse Than the Past
I would like to add that I am reluctantly “pro choice” for two reasons. Reason number 1: a woman’s right…
mike sheck: If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned, the Future Will Be Worse Than the Past
Fascinating that abortion proponents insist on using the term “fetus”. There is no such creature as a “fetus”. “Fetal” describes…
Michael: Cigna Call Center Workers Challenge Working Conditions
Yes, call centers are not easy jobs. I know people who work in them who are highly skilled, often multi-lingual,…
Michael: Why does he Hate our Freedoms?
332+ million!
mike sheck: Why does he Hate our Freedoms?
“…..plotting the overthrow of the U.S. constitution and bill of right.” Seriously? Let me tell you something, if you believe…
mike sheck: Cigna Call Center Workers Challenge Working Conditions
Uh…get a different job. Everyone is hiring.
mike sheck: Homes — Not “Sanctioned Encampments” — Are the Solution to Homelessness
Housing is indeed a human right. Being housed is not. People have a right to shelter themselves and this right…
mike sheck: Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki in the Age of Normalized Violence
Mr. Giroux, WWII was an unspeakable act of violence, and one which the U.S.avoided until it was attacked by Japan.…
mike sheck: Palestinians Refuse to Concede Land Rights to Israelis
Palestine rejected the original partition and all subsequent offers to create a Palestinian state. They then proceeded to align themselves…
mike sheck: We Need to Cancel the Rent, Not Just Postpone Evictions
It is difficult to discern who Rep. Omar represents. She talks a lot about Palestinians, Hamas, Somalia, and Cuba. Her…
maryellen: “Decolonizing” Climate & Health Solutions
There was a really good interview with both authors of _Inflamed_ on Doug Henwood's July 29th podcast Behind the News.…
James: Preventing an American Pinochet
Seriously? An American Pinochet? It’s that friggin’ bad over there? The land of the free? The great society? The land…
Michael: Preventing an American Pinochet
Democracy, freedom, liberty, equality, and other related ideas and feelings, of course, are important. And in various places and situations…
george patterson: We Need Genuine International Cooperation to Tackle the Climate Crisis
Noam, thank you for your brilliant interview. You are a beacon of hope, shining, in a sea of darkness. Yes,…
george patterson: Union Hopes High as Chileans Rewrite Anti-Labor Constitution
It is imperative that that the Chilean Constitution will be re-written so that it will result in a radical transformation…
Michael: A Second Pink Tide in Latin America?
This is a massively complex region and news sources are almost useless as a general rule in understanding them, in…
mike sheck: The plight of Palestinians is well understood, now action needs to be taken
The Palestinians have been offered numerous opportunities to establish a state of their own. They have refused. The “all or…
mike sheck: We Need a Big National Strike Fund
…..this distinction must be made.
mike sheck: We Need a Big National Strike Fund
Part of the problem is the contrast between government unions and non-government unions. I am dead set against government union…
mike sheck: Welcome to western China
And that is why your site may be the last bastion of intellectual honesty on the internet. Our absurdly gullible…
James: Making our demands both practical and visionary
“When it comes to naming specific examples, The Red Nation points to activities that range from electoral politics to protest…
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